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Iran Files $4.9bn Complaint against Deutsche Boerse

The Central Bank of Iran (CBI), also known as Bank Markazi, has filed a suit in Luxembourg against Deutsche Boerse’s Clearstream unit seeking to recover $4.9 billion in assets plus interest, the German stock exchange operator said on Thursday. The assets, frozen on suspicion of terror financing and in part paid to victims, include $1.9 […]

US “to Be Held Accountable for Iran’s Frozen Assets”

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday shrugged off a recent US court ruling to seize Iran’s frozen assets, stressing that Tehran will hold Washington accountable if it refuses to unfreeze the money. The US Supreme Court upheld the Congress and president’s actions to hold Iran financially responsible for the 1983 bombing that killed […]